Shop Small Business in the Finger Lakes

Small Business Saturday is November 30! Change up your shopping routine this year and support your favorite local Finger Lakes businesses. Our small town shops are full of handcrafted goods, unique art, and highly personal gifts for anyone on your list – especially the Finger Lakes fan in your life!

Here are a few promos and events you won’t want to miss this Small Business Saturday:

Shop Small Hammondsport

The “coolest small town in America” is going big for Small Business Saturday! Over 20 local businesses are offering discounts for the day. In addition, the Chamber will be raffling off gift certificates to shoppers who utilize their game card-style map to visit multiple shops throughout the day. As an added bonus, Hammondsport Children’s Center is offering drop-in childcare to keep the kids occupied while you shop!

Visit their event page for more information and a full list of participating businesses.

Made in the Finger Lakes

Join the Finger Lakes Welcome Center in Geneva for their second annual Made in the Finger Lakes holiday shopping event. Support over 20 Finger Lakes this vendors selling their diverse gifts and enjoy local wine, beer, cider, and food tastings. The event is scheduled for Small Business Saturday from 11am-4pm.

Vendors will be announced soon! Follow the event on Facebook to learn more.

Small Business Saturday Open House

The women-owned businesses of Seneca Falls will be hosting a Small Business Saturday Open House to share their unique gifts, holistic health services, and #shopsmall discounts. There will even be a wine and beer dessert food truck! Learn more.

Shop Small, Save Big in Watkins Glen

The village of Watkins Glen is continuing the tradition of Small Business Saturday this year and asking the community to take a pledge to shop small for the holidays. The Watkins Glen Chamber will be hosting a holiday pop-up at the visitor’s center with local vendors, cocoa, kid’s crafts, and more. You’ll also be able to pick up their Small Business Saturday passport full of local discounts, good for Saturday and the 24 Days of Shopping Small leading up to Christmas.

Visit the Watkins Glen Chamber website for more information.

Small Business Saturday in Penn Yan

There are lots of local shops in and around Penn Yan offering discounts for Small Business Saturday. Here are some deals to look forward to:


Save 15% store wide and pickup our 25 days to Christmas Calendar of Savings! Arts + Crafts Make Stations all day long, special pricing on FLX Wine Taste + Talks, door prizes, and more. See the full list of specials here!

Staving Artist Woodwork

This year, Staving Artist is offering a free bottle of Sudsy’s Hot Sauce with a purchase of $50 or more (In-store & online!). They are also offering a free wine barrel hoop for DIY wreaths with a $35 purchase! (In-store only). Check out their websitefor more holiday deals!

The Windmill Farm and Craft Market

A one stop shop for handcrafted holiday gifts! Several vendors will be offering Shop Small discounts, including Purple Martin Boutique, which is offering 50% off if you mention this blog! Learn more.

Complete your shopping trip with a visit to The Quilt Room, Keuka Candy Emporium, and The Nest Egg in downtown Penn Yan.

Shop Small is BIG in Downtown Canandaigua

Shop locally owned businesses on Saturday, like Unique Toy Shop, F. Oliver’s Oils and Gifts, and Chandeliers Boutique. Don’t miss their Holiday Open House happening the week before for holiday food tastings and a discount passport.

Shop local, stay local! Make Small Business Saturday your reason to stay at one our 280+ lakeside vacation rentals. Our homes feature cozy fireplaces, steamy hot tubs, and the best lake views to wake up to each morning.

Our local vacation planners can help you coordinate the entire weekend. Call us today! (877) 611-9763

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